Gene Protein Transcript Blast result Transcript specific probe-cluster
Gene information for LPIN2 (Homo sapiens)
(Information is obtained from NCBI Gene database)
Entrez gene ID9663
Official gene symbolLPIN2
Full namelipin 2
Gene summaryMouse studies suggest that this gene functions during normal adipose tissue development and may play a role in human triglyceride metabolism. This gene represents a candidate gene for human lipodystrophy, characterized by loss of body fat, fatty liver, hypertriglyceridemia, and insulin resistance. [provided by RefSeq]
LocationChromosome: 18   Locus: 
Gene position3011945 - 2916992  Map Viewer
OMIM ID605519